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Stuttgart will arrive at Borussia-Park on Saturday for the Bundesliga 1 meeting with hosts Gladbach.
View all of the Borussia Mönchengladbach v Stuttgart predictions, poll and stats below (plus the best game odds).
Gladbach will be looking for a repeat result of a 1-3 Bundesliga 1 success vs VfL Wolfsburg.
In that match, Borussia Mönchengladbach had 48% possession and 19 shots at goal with 10 on target. For Borussia Mönchengladbach, the goalscorers were Breel Embolo (5'), Jonas Hofmann (7') and Joe Scally (95'). VfL Wolfsburg had 12 attempts on goal with 5 on target. Luca Waldschmidt (24') scored for VfL Wolfsburg.
It has been seldom in recent times that Borussia Mönchengladbach have kept a clean sheet. The facts show that Borussia Mönchengladbach have seen their defence breached in 5 of their previous 6 clashes, giving up 9 goals along the way.
Looking at their past form shows that Borussia Mönchengladbach:
- haven't beaten Stuttgart in their previous 3 league games.
- are unbeaten in their last 3 home league matches.
Stuttgart come into this clash following on from a 3-1 Bundesliga 1 win with the defeat of Hoffenheim in their previous match.
In that game, Stuttgart had 40% possession and 14 attempts on goal with 6 of them on target. For Stuttgart, goals were scored by Marc-Oliver Kempf (18'), Konstantinos Mavropanos (60') and Roberto Massimo (81'). For their opponents, TSG 1899 Hoffenheim had 13 attempts at goal with 4 on target. Jacob Bruun Larsen (84') scored for Hoffenheim.
The numbers tell their own story, and Stuttgart have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, letting opponents get 12 goals overall. Defensively, Stuttgart have been far from perfect. That kind of trend won’t necessarily be carried forward into this next game, though.
Looking at their past form shows that Stuttgart:
- are undefeated in their last 2 league matches away from home.
- are without an away win for the past 3 league games.
Head to head
Checking on their past head-to-head clashes dating back to 11/02/2018 shows us that Gladbach have won 2 of these games & Stuttgart 3, with the tally of drawn games standing at 1.
A combined total of 15 goals were scored between them during those clashes, with 8 of them from Gladbach and 7 for Stuttgart. That’s an average goals per game of 2.5.
The last league meeting between the two was Bundesliga 1 match day 33 on 15/05/2021 when the final score was Borussia Mönchengladbach 1-2 Stuttgart.
In that game, Borussia Mönchengladbach had 49% possession and 9 shots on goal with 4 of them on target. Their only player on the scoresheet was Lars Stindl (45').
Stuttgart got 11 attempts at goal with 6 on target. Wataru Endo (72') and Saša Kalajdžić (77') scored.
The match was refereed by Sascha Stegemann.
Team News: Gladbach
Stefan Lainer (Ankle Fracture), Mamadou Doucouré (Achilles tendon rupture), Ramy Bensebaini (Groin Injury), Christoph Kramer (Hamstring Injury) and Marcus Thuram (Ruptured intraarticular ligament initiation in knee) will not be able to play for Gladbach manager Adi Hütter.
Team News: Stuttgart
Stuttgart manager Pellegrino Matarazzo has multiple availability issues to deal with. Erik Thommy (Corona virus), Enzo Millot (Ruptured intraarticular ligament initiation in knee), Fabian Bredlow (Corona virus), Roberto Massimo (Corona virus), Orel Mangala (Corona virus), Waldemar Anton (Corona virus), Florian Müller (Corona virus), Silas Katompa Mvumpa (Cruciate Ligament Rupture), Sasa Kalajdzic (Shoulder Injury) and Mohamed Sankoh (Ligament Injury) are names that won’t be on the team sheet.
Our thinking is that Stuttgart will surely be able to find the back of the net against this Borussia Mönchengladbach side, although it is unlikely to be as many as the goals that they could concede.
Our selection here is for a narrow 2-1 victory for Borussia Mönchengladbach when all is said and done. Should be a good one.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Borussia-Park (54,022)
Captain: Lars Stindl
Chairman: Rolf Königs
Manager: Adi Hütter
Competitions: Bundesliga 1 position 10, DFB-Pokal (Second Round)
⭐ Star Man: Jonas Hofmann
Mostly played in the Centre Midfield position, Jonas Hofmann was born in Heidelberg, Germany. Having made a first senior appearance for Borussia Dortmund II in the 2012 - 2013 season, the accomplished Midfielder has contributed 2 league goals in the Bundesliga 2021 - 2022 campaign so far coming from a total of 6 appearances.